- Words: 1229
- Length: 4 Pages
- Topic: Mythology - Religion
- Paper #: 23456101
Oresteia story, as trilogy of events written by Aeschylus, revolves around revenge.
In the first sequel, Agamemnon, Clytemnestra murders both her husband Agamemnon and his concubine, Cassandra, a priestess of the Greek god, Apollo. Cassandra had received prophecy of her imminent murder as well as future events that will befall the House of Atreus, but she had been restrained by Apollo from publicizing her vision since she had rejected his